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Sentai Filmworks Acquires Ajin: Demi-Human

Today, Sentai Filmworks announced that they have acquired the distribution rights for the hit Netflix series, Ajin: Demi-Human. This means that Sentai Filmworks will be bringing you Ajin: Demit-Human on DVD and Blu-Ray. So be on the lookout for the show to appear on shelves and across select digital media outlets as it will have exclusive extras that are only available with this release. That being said, it has yet to be mentioned whether this includes both seasons or merely season 1. Animated by Polygon Pictures, written by Gamon Sakurai, directed by Hiroyuki Seshita and Hiroaki Andō, Ajin: Demi-Human started as a manga back in 2012. The series is currently streaming on Netflix and has 26 episodes....


Ajin: Demi-Human Season 2 Goes Live on Netflix

For fans of the Netflix original series Ajin: Demi-Human, then today is your day. The second season has officially started streaming on Netflix. Although the series already started airing in Japan on October 8th, it is now available in its entirety. So buckle down, and get ready to binge this evening for the fallout that is the continuation of the events of season 1. Ajin: Demi-Human originally made its debut as a manga series written and illustrated by Gamon Sakurai back in 2012. Currently there are 8 volumes published (Vertical Inc. is the English publisher), and the series is still ongoing. The first season debuted in January of 2016 (only to air in...


New Visual for Ajin: Demi-Human Revealed

Today, a new key visual for the second season of Ajin: Demi-Human was revealed. The second season (which is animated by Polygon Pictures) is expected to come out at the beginning of 2017 during the Winter anime season. Before it could be streamed anywhere first, Netflix acquired it. The United States didn’t see a release until mid-April of this year. After 13 successful episodes, it was merely a matter of time before the series was bound to receive a second season. Check out the newly released visual below: The announcement also includes that the conclusion of a 3 part movie series aired on September 23rd. The second season will be airing...


Ajin: Demi-Human 2nd Season Announced

After Ajin: Demi-Human‘s popularity, it comes as no surprise that there would be a second season. According to the jacket cover on the latest volume (shown in a tweet below), the second season is now underway and will be broadcasting in October (in Japan that is). Polygon Pictures is the animation studio behind this project (with prior work such as Knights of Sidonia) as well as the three films adaptation that have been currently partially released. For those who have not read nor see Ajin: Demi-Human, it is a story about a world where beings known as Ajin have been discovered. They are immortal and take the form of humans. The story...


Ajin Demi-Human OVA Previewed

The release of Ajin Demi-Human Volume 8 is fast approaching (we’re already halfway through February!?) While exciting, this also means that the deadline is near for those interested in purchasing the limited edition of Volume 8 and the exclusive bundled DVD containing an OVA for the series. Kodansha has confirmed that preorders for the limited editions will close this Friday, February 19th.   Volume 8 of Ajin Demi-Human is slated to release May 6th. The DVD bundled with the limited edition will feature an OVA based on File 00 “Shinya Nakamura Incident”. You can check out the teaser to the OVA below: Ajin: Demi-Human is set to receive a full season anime and film trilogy later this year, with...


Ajin Demi-Human TV Anime Will Have 13 Episodes

According to a Netflix report that was announced last Tuesday, the anime adaptation of Ajin Demi-Human will have a running order of 13 episodes. The series is set to premiere in January on Japanese television, with the episodes coming to Netflix 3 days after they air. The episodes will then “premiere at once in regions Netflix currently operates outside of Japan in mid-2016.” The television series will share the same staff and cast of the upcoming film trilogy that will premiere in November, starting with “Shōdō.” The series is based on Gamon Sakurai’s manga of the same name. The manga revolves around a high school student named Kei Nagai. Right before his...